Fountaine Pajot 46

Fountaine Pajot 46

Fountaine Pajot 46 Yacht for Sale in Cape Town

Yacht for sale @ € 330,000 incl vat.

Registration: SA 2137

Year: 2001

Make and Builder: Fountaine Pajot, Bahia 46

Designer: Joubert Nivelt and Oliver Flahault

Construction: GRP

Type: Catamaran Cruiser


Cockpit and Interior

The cockpit is a step in open plan with seating for 12 persons comfortably with 8 around the table. The skipper seat, control panel and wheel are to starboard.

The cockpit seat cushions are new covered in a green outdoor canvas.

Bimini top with side panels

Saloon access by sliding doors from cockpit.

Saloon consists of a dining table that seats 10, a chart table and navigation station and galley area. Storage areas under and behind the seats.

Majestic cd/radio speakers

Flat Screen TV

Saloon natural grass carpet

The cushions throughout the boat are newly covered with Metro Suede in a Stone colour.

Galley is equipped with a new 3 piece gas stove and a new double shelf gas oven. There is a double stainless steel sink hot and cold pressurised water. A deep self draining crockery/cutlery drying rack.

2 cupboards for cleaning equipment below the sink, 2 drawers for cutlery below the stove and oven and 2 larger storage drawers. There are also 2 cupboards for crockery, pots and pans.

200L refrigerator with adjustable temperature in 2 separate areas and 200L freezer, driven by the engine, generator and shore power.

Cabin Types:

Each cabin has a double bed, CD radio systems and air-conditioning unit. The air conditioner runs off the generator or shore power. The heads are equipped with a basin, shower and hand pumped toilets. The shower/basin run from a hot and cold pressurized water system, the shower drainage works by an electronic pump.

The two single cabins lie between the bow bulkhead and the forward cabins, they are accessible from the deck through the hatches and a door from the forward cabin. These cabins can also be used for storage for fenders and warps.

Rigging and deck equipment:

Aluminum mast and boom, stainless steel holding rigging, roller Furler Genoa and Genaker system. The Genaker is a new Dakron sail made by North Sail in 2005.

Stack pack for main

All Halyards and sail sheets run to the cockpit.

There are 3 self tailing winches and one electric self tailing main halyard winch in the cockpit. There are also 3 self tailing winches at the boom and 1 self tailing winch at the stern for the main traveler and the tender lift.

Forward deck there is an anchor locker with a windlass and plenty of warp space, the gas locker is also found here.

In the cockpit there are 2 lockers for cleaning equipment, spare Gerry cans etc.


  • LOA: 14.05m (46’t)
  • Beam: 7.30m  (24’t)
  • Draft: 1.30m (4’3’’)
  • Displacement: 9500kgs
  • Rig: sloop
  • Steering: Wheel
  • Keel: fixed keels
  • Accommodation: 8 Berths in 4 double cabins with heads and pilot bunk
  • 2 berths in bow
  • Number of heads:  4
  • Showers: 5
  • Water: 860 Litres
  • Fuel: 400 Litres + two 20 L Gerrry Cans
  • Engines: 2 – 37.5HP, Yanmar 3JH3 Sail drive, Diesel

Navigation Equipment:

  • Suunto Fixed compass
  • Garmin GPS 126, Path finder
  • Radar R170 Raython
  • Auto Pilot ST 6000
  • Autohelm ST 60 (speed, trip, depth, wind.)
  • Seacom VHF
  • CAP Sat phone Thrane and Thrane

Safety Equipment:

  • Two Plastimo 6 man life rafts,
  • 12 SAMSA, SABS approved working life jackets.
  • 12 Plastimo safety harnesses
  • SAMSA approved safety kit, flares and first aid.
  • Inflatable Dinghy
  • Davits for dinghy
  • 2005 – 3.4m Sovereign Inflatable
  • 5 hp Mariner 2005, 2 hours engine time.

Electrical System:

Generator: Panda Fischer 230v/50Hz/ 17.5 Kw 4.5 running hours.  New 2005

Separate battery system port and starboard 2 additional 100 A/H batteries 6 in total.

Battery switches ON/OFF, Generator, engine or shore power.

Batter charger inverter 12/110, 110/220V shore power cable.

Dessalator, Desalinator – Water maker in the star-board engine room 200L an hour.

Lofrans 12V windlass


  • Yacht is registered with SAMSA for charter work
  • Import duty
  • Full set of tools
  • Full cutlery, crockery, linen sets for charter
  • Gas barbeque on stern
  • Charts for Western Cape cruising